Page 17 - Support Magazine Summer 2017
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Clare branch members and supports awaiting the cutting of the tape fof the start of the Walk

                          All prepared for the start!  Awaiting the cutting of the tape for the start of the Walk

        Donnellan (traffic control); Vinny  Peggy Eustace, Carmel McCormac
        O’Halloran, Pa Kelly, Sharon        and Geraldine and Joe Grace.
        McCormack (water station); Carmel     The event is now in its 19th year
        McCormack, Peggy Eustace            and began at the instigation of Tom
        (registration); Bernie Tubridy      Prenderville and the late Flan
        (advertising); Chloe Cahill, Kathleen  Carmody. It has grown in popularity
        Lynch, Anne O’Halloran, Carmel
        McCormack (catering); Tom
        Prenderville (road signage); Anthony
        Henchy (stewarding); Paudie Neylon
        (promotion) and Mary Daly (provision
        of baked food).
           The walk concluded at the Teach
        Ceoil where a reception took place,
        followed by the provision of drinks,
        and hot and cold food. We thank
        Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann for
                                                                                   Catriona O’Donoghue and friend who took part
        making the Teach Ceoil premises
        available.                                                              over the years and is now an annual
           Our special appreciation goes to                                     fixture on the calendar. Proceeds from
        the organising committee of the walk,                                   the walk go to many wonderful IKA
        under the leadership of Vincent                                         projects for the benefit of all renal
        O’Halloran, who was ably assisted by     Teresa Kiely with John & Geraldine Mason  patients in the county.
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